CFP: [General] Volunteer Subject Area Specialist for PCA/ACA
Fatten your portfolio by becoming an active participant in a large,
scholarly organization. The National Popular Culture & American Culture
Association requests Subject Area Chair volunteers for the following areas:
1) Baby-Boomer Culture
2) Disability Studies
3) Disaster Studies
4) Jack London's Life & Works
If your research has delved into aspects of any of these topics, please
consider becoming the Chair for that subject area.
The duties of the Area Chair consist primarily of sending out Calls for
Papers, accepting paper/presentation proposals, and organizing the accepted
papers/presentations into panels.
The conference is held each year just before the Easter holiday in a
prominent U.S. city. This year's conference was held in San Francisco,
California, and the 2009 National Conference takes place Wednesday, April 8
through Saturday, April 11 in New Orleans, Louisiana.
I encourage academic scholars or serious enthusiasts to get in touch with
me, Delores Rauscher. I'll be happy to answer questions and provide further
For additional information on-line, please visit our website at
Subject Areas and Chairs are listed at http://www.pcaaca.org/areas/areas.php.
Helpful information about Subject Area Chairs' duties is listed at
http://www.pcaaca.org/conference/2008/chairs.php . Follow the links.
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more information at
Received on Fri Jul 25 2008 - 16:27:19 EDT